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Failure to stop leads to driving licence suspension
The DVSA works to protect road users from unsafe vehicles and drivers. Every day you will probably see DVSA officers and examiners carrying out checks on…
Transport managers need to be prepared for Earned Recognition
According to figures reported in Transport Engineer over 1 in 4 road transport professionals do not have the necessary systems or technology in place to be…
Banned, licence revoked and fined for drivers’ hours and tachograph offences
A haulier and transport manager that demonstrated “poor in the extreme” knowledge of drivers’ hours and tachograph compliance will lose his operating licence from 3 February…
Disqualified for encouraging drivers to commit drivers’ hours offences
The director of a haulage firm with operations in Shrewsbury and Coalville has been disqualified for two years after the Traffic Commissioner for the West Midlands,…
Transport manager’s ignorance and incompetence leads to six-month disqualification https://t.co/uDBnBjbUon
Three Tuffnells Parcels Express drivers prosecuted for tachograph offences https://t.co/ooxr5eStwy